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Students at West Virginia University

About the Students

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 132 responses
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  • A Mountaineer
    50%
  • The school is very diverse.
    14%
  • Free
    9%
  • Montani Semper Liberi
    8%
  • Down to Earth
    7%
  • Nice
    3%
  • It's a jersey thing.
    2%
Female Undergrads
46%
Male Undergrads
54%
Student Primary Residence
  • In-State
    45%
  • Out-of-State
    52%
  • International
    3%
  • Unknown
    0%
Student Age
  • Under 18
    19%
  • 18-19
    41%
  • 20-21
    29%
  • 22-24
    7%
  • Over 25
    3%
Household Income Levels
  • <$30k
    27%
  • $30k-$48k
    16%
  • $49k-$75k
    17%
  • $76k-$110k
    20%
  • $110k+
    20%

Ethnic Diversity

Poll
55%
of students say the student body is very diverse in ethnic heritage.155 responses
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62%
of students say the student body is very diverse in national origin (international students).155 responses
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    5%
  • Asian
    2%
  • Hispanic
    4%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    7%
  • Multiracial
    4%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    0%
  • White
    79%

Politics On Campus

Poll
What political party do you associate yourself with?
Based on 111 responses
  • Republican
    24%
  • Democratic
    29%
  • Independent
    25%
  • Other party not mentioned
    6%
  • I don't care about politics
    15%
Poll
How would you best describe the political beliefs of campus as a whole?
Based on 153 responses
  • Progressive/very liberal
    2%
  • Liberal
    18%
  • Moderate
    30%
  • Conservative
    7%
  • Very conservative
    1%
  • Libertarian
    1%
  • Not sure
    40%
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